Course title

Forensic Science 3-4 Honors


Biology 1/2 & Forensic Science 1/2 H

Course description

Forensic Science 3-4 Honors offers an advanced framework for applying the basic biological; chemical; and physical principles from Forensic Science 1-2 Honors to understanding how these scientific principles are handled within the legal system. This course builds on the basic understanding of various types of forensic evidence and their analysis within a laboratory setting (established in Forensic Science 1-2 H) and combines it with real-life case studies†and an†emphasis on team collaboration;†like†how Crime Scene Investigation teams analyze case evidence to draw a conclusion. This advanced course is designed for students who already have a basic understanding of forensics; and wish to pursue a career in Law Enforcement;†Biochemistry; and/or Criminal Justice.

Note regarding attachment: Inside the Syllabus attached you will find a scope and sequence listing the associated labs per unit. It is estimated that they will spend at least 20% of instructional time working in collaborative teams on applicable labs; see Grading Policy section.

School country

United States

School state


School city


High school

Franklin Police & Fire High School

School / district Address

1645 W. McDowell Rd.

School zip code


Requested competency code

Lab Science

Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • LINT
  • Integrated science

Approved date

Online / Virtual